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Kunhardt, Peter W.

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Works: 70 works in 90 publications in 1 language and 6,530 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Genealogy  Case studies  Film adaptations  Pictorial works 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: JK511, 342.73
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Publications about Peter W Kunhardt
Publications by Peter W Kunhardt
Most widely held works by Peter W Kunhardt
Mandate the president and the people by Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3,589 libraries worldwide
This video, narrated by veteran CBS News correspondent Lesley Stahl, examines the long and complex relationship between the presidency and public opinion. Leading historians, political scientists, and public figures offer insight into presidents and the presidency from George Washington through FDR
P.T. Barnum : America's greatest showman by Philip B Kunhardt( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 924 libraries worldwide
A biography of the man who founded the famous circus, a millionaire and entertainer extraordinaire
Faces of America with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Faces of America introduces a wide range of cultural figures--representing a vast range of cultural and ethnic roots--to their ancestors and their stories, from the old country through the journey to America. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces the family trees of authors, actors, musicians, athletes, educators, intellectuals and discovers stories and figures that had been forgotten or lost through the generations. Through original documents and photos, the program explores the dynamic and shifting relationship America had with new immigrants in the 20th century. Along the way, Gates offers up a rich pageant of immigrant stories and reminds viewers that, if you trace the lineage of almost any American family back far enough, you will find an immigrant story
Echoes from the White House a celebration of the bicentennial of America's mansion ( visu )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
Celebrates the 200th anniversary of America's mansion - the White House, with a look at the stories, both public and private, that have unfolded within its walls. Reincarnates two centuries of power-plays, tragedies, crises, celebrations and victories through the words of those involved
Til the river runs clear ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Presents the story of efforts led by folk singer Pete Seeger to clean up the Hudson River, which by the mid-1960s had become one of America's most polluted rivers
P.T. Barnum America's greatest showman ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The saga of the astonishing rise and extraordinary life of P.T. Barnum, a shrewd, complex and compelling individual who pioneered the display of natural history while writing the book on entertainment. Part hokum, part fraud, all showman, he built the tawdry "freak show" into the Greatest Show on Earth. From the "little general," Tom Thumb, to the massive Jumbo The Elephant, Barnum and his "stars" carved out a unique place in American folklore
A fatal contradiction A war to end slavery ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
This video looks at slavery, the abolition movement and the Civil War
Liberty for all? Wake up, America ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
This video looks at freedom of religion in America. It explores the journeys of pioneers to the American West and the pursuit of gold. The industrial revolution is also included. Human and civil rights in the United States are explored
Marching to freedom land Becoming free ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
This video looks at Lyndon B. Johnson, his presidency, and the Vietnam War. It also explores the Civil Rights Movement, segregation, and war protests. It continues on through history including the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001. Focusing on the ensuing presidencies and American freedom
Safe for democracy Depression and war ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
This video looks at the Wright brothers' airplane flights, World War I, the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression. It also examines Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal and the United States entry into World War II
Independence Revolution ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
This video looks at the American pursuit of freedom beginning in 1776 and continues through the Lewis and Clark expedition
The American president ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
The American president ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The American president ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The American president ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The American president ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Politics and the presidency, an independent cast of mind Politics and the presidency, the professional politician ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 3, the focus is on John Adams, Zachary Taylor, Rutherford Hayes, Jimmy Carter; Episode 4 looks at Van Buren, Buchanan, Lincoln, L. Johnson
Matter of destiny, family ties Matter of destiny, happenstance ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Presents two of ten one-hour documentaries that focus on different aspects of character and governing style of the men who have served as president of the United States. In episode 1, the focus is on John Q. Adams, Benjamin Harrison, Franklin Roosevelt and John Kennedy; Episode 2 looks at John Tyler, Millard Fillmore, Andrew Johnson, Chester Arthur and Harry Truman--all "accidental" presidents
Freedom, a history of US ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
In episode 1, America was founded as a free land in which people could live out their own destiny but at what cost to Native Americans? In episode 2, the Industrial Revolution brings Americans new leisure and personal freedom, but also mounting problems to factory workers, including children
Freedom, a history of US ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
In episode 13, America becomes the acknowledged leader of the free world and embarks on a course of rebuilding democracies abroad. In episode 14, In the 1950s and early '60s a freedom movement emerges with the purpose of ending segregation and racism against African-Americans becoming the most effective social revolution in U.S. history. It also examines the presidency of John F. Kennedy and the rise of the National Farm Workers Association
 
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